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FOX Business
Aug 13, 2013 8:00pm EDT
neil: something i want you to think about. harry reid pitting black against white, what seems he trodded out this familiar shift pump. >> it has been obvious they are doing everything they can to make him fail. and i hope, and hope, i say this seriously, i hope that it is based on substance not the fact he is an african-american. neil: can you believe this? still doing this? still blaming racism for those unwilling to race to the president's agenda? the democrats agenda, heavy spending but aa agenda clearly spent. and a health care law on life support. many democrats afraid to run on it. unions wanting nothing to do with it. are they racist, harry? or do you saf save this talk for republicans. it has nothing to do with black versus white, just with harry trying to divide and concur. it is a -- conquer. we have a senate leader charged with same open charges of big atry, we have come a long way, all the more reason to tell harry to go now, welcome i am neil cavuto, and i don't know any other way to say it harry reid has to pack his bags and just beat it, beating his racist drum has
FOX News
Aug 13, 2013 12:00am EDT
'll get more from harry reid and michelle is live in the studio. you can always visit handylive.foxnews.com. >>> here is option number three, the lame political ad put out by anthony weiner. remember him in. remember him in. >> powerful voices have [ phil ] when you have joint pain and stiffness... accomplishing even little things can become major victories. i'm phil mickelson, pro golfer. when i was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis, my rheumatologist prescribed enbrel for my pain and stiffness, and to help stop joint damage. [ male announcer ] enbrel may lower your ability to fight infections. serious, sometimes fatal events including infections, tuberculosis, lymphoma, other cancers, nervous system and blood disorders, and allergic reactions have occurred. before starting enbrel, your doctor should test you for tuberculosis and discuss whether you've been to a region where certain fungal infections are common. you should not start enbrel if you have an infection like the flu. tell your doct if you're prone to infections, have cuts or sores, have had hepatitis b, have been tr
CSPAN
Aug 19, 2013 6:00am EDT
about harry reid? >> harry reid is a real character. well-sn't have a very defined verbal filtering device. he says what is on his mind. he's an odd character, someone who i think is fascinating. he kind of outsourced the things that a lot of senators care about, being on tv, getting credit. the big show horse speeches. he will relinquish that, being on sunday shows just so long as he gets to be in charge. harry reid decided to put all charisma on hold and just be the guy who is in charge. he is quirky as all heck. >> this quote was published in a review in the "wall street journal." it gets to your point. this is a quote from harry reid. he is one of the people who has meant so much to me, reid said of john kerry. you say that he tells lots of people how much he loves them. >> he does. harry reid is a politician. he's been described as ruthless, but he's very effective. what was interesting to me was not so much his cynicism, but how oddly honest he is. you just read an example of him appearing to be dishonest. the 90 became majority leader in 2006, he was with schumer and they wer
FOX News
Aug 12, 2013 11:00pm PDT
, folks. listen to harry reid. that's the set up. >> it has been obvious that they're doing everything they can to make him fail, and i hope, i hope that it's -- and i say this seriously, i hope that that's based on substance, not the fact that he's african-american. >> he hopes. no, he wants that to be the case. >> wow. >> he wants that to be the case. >> bob -- >> talking overall about. >> the gop. >> the republicans and obama. >> first of all, one of the things we have to separate out here is you can attack the left all you want, i can attack the right about their brand of how they deal with race relations. the idea of democrats blaming republicans and calling them racist, we are beyond that. there may be a few -- >> what's that? >> we should be. that's my point. that's the senate majority leader! >> we have to be careful, because of trayvon martin we are ripping up debates about black and whites. we had that debate going on 20 years, it was a very difficult debate. now it is getting nuanced. you don't need to take sensational cases and blow them into a major black white issue. >> i
FOX Business
Aug 18, 2013 1:30am EDT
alimony to my husband, i'm never having dinner again. "cavuto on business" up next. >> did harry reid let his party's real health care plan out of the bag? good morning. it looks like democrats go along with with the bad private health care in america. that's not me saying it although i have often said it. more on me later, my favorite subject. now back to the senate majority leader and what he was saying when asked about whether he was actually working to scrap our present health care basis. >> we are far from having something that will work. >> eventually, you think we'll work beyond -- >> yes. >> did you hear that? good buy health insurance, hello government-run health care. don't say i didn't warn you. >> when i was covering the debate on the hill this was ultimately the goal anyway. even though some democrats expressed disappointment that we didn't end getting a single payer system it was a trojan horse deal ultimately leading to that. >> enough about me. back to my panelists who want to congratulate me. by the way they were also in on this themselves and their
FOX Business
Aug 12, 2013 8:00pm EDT
you always are. >> a tease. neil: right, harry reid accusing unions of threatening obamacare. off his game or rocker? neil: you know, harry reid is going after every one, last week, for republicans for all but being racist going after the president's agenda and now fear mongering unions for questioning that agenda. >> he is exaggerating but i would recommend he calm down and stop frightening people. he isi. neil: has the leader lost it? gretchen, what do you think? >> i think harry reid is being harry reid, and criticizing anyone who is criticizing some work he and other democrats have done, he started criticizing conservatives with the same criticism a few years ago, now after union leaders based off what they said is going to destroy the 40-hour workweek. neil: chris. there is frustration that health care law seems to befalling apart on their trying to keep it going, but now unions, a key democratic party backer now want doing to back out what is going on? >> first of all, dc insider, i don't know. that -- i think that is per >> a highly connected person. >> how about, is it a futur
FOX Business
Aug 12, 2013 11:00pm EDT
this. like you always are. >> a tease. neil: right, harry reid accusg unions of threatening obamacare. off his game or rocker? (announcer) scottrade knows our clients trade and invest their own way. with scottrade's smart text, i can quickly understand my charts, and spd more time trading. their quick trade bar lets my acunt follow me online so i can react in real-time. plus, my local scottrade office is there to help. because they know i don't trade like everybody. i trade like me. i'm with scottrade. (announcer) scottrade. voted "best investment services company." it's delicious. so now we've turned her toffee into a business. my goal was to take an idea and make it happen. i'm janet long and i formed my toffee compa through legalzoom. never really thought i would make money doing what i love. [ robert ] we created legalzoom to help people start their business and launch their dreams. go to legalzoom.com today and make your business dream a reality. at legalzoom.com we put the law on your side. i took my son fishing every year. we had a great spot, not easy to find, but worth it. bu
CSPAN
Aug 19, 2013 7:00am EDT
harry reid majority leader extremely opposed to this yucca mountain. he made himself a human shield against any dollars flowing to continue this siting process to or to get to the point of more construction. that was the argument that the government was making and the court said that's not your call. if you have money in the bank, you have to spend it. if we said you didn't have to because we think it's impractical, what would we be saying for the future that the administration can interpret acts of congress and what money is there whatever they want to. host: what does this mean for the future of yucca? guest: right now probably not much. $11million is not going to be enough to finish the citing process. we're talking about $99 billion project to see it all the way through. but, it kind of is a psychology for people in favor of having yucca mountain online. they have been arguing that this is a politically politically motivated decision. they say strictly let the science decide and stop wasting time. it won't bring about their goal. it says basically, you can't stop us if we put
CSPAN
Aug 18, 2013 11:00pm EDT
write a lot about harry reid. let's watch this little incident from just recently. >> 15 nominees held up for an average of nine months. does this place need to be changed? yes. you get always -- what do you do? look at all the people. always you're here. i don't mind your being here but you get the question. you're a bull. >> the question as i mentioned -- >> what does that say about harry reid? >> harry reid is a real character. i focused on him. first of all, he did you want b have a very, very well defined verbal filtering dwils. he says what's on his mind. he's an odd character and someone who i think is fascinating in that he sort of outsourced the things that a lot of the senators care about -- being on tv, getting credit. just sort of the big show horse speeches. he'll relinquish than just on sunday shows. how long are they going to be in charge. he's going to put all charisma on hold and be the guy who's in charge. >> in was publish in the review by "the wall street journal" but it gets to your point. it was a quote from harry reid on the floor -- i believe on the floor of the
FOX Business
Aug 20, 2013 8:00pm EDT
revenue neutral tax reform, his boss, harry reid, he does not work for the people of montana, he works for harry reid, harry reid said go get me some money, harry reid is not allowing any tax reform package out of balk aus t baucud voted on in senate. neil: i respect you a great dial, but i think you are missing something interesting out of camp, he talked about revenue neutral as a goal. he did something that a lot of party purists, when you give away allowances and esemptions and -- exemption and credit that has near-term impact of raising taxes, some that was not a tax you paid is suddenly a tax you arpaying. tea partiers seeing that as a sign. >> i don't think so, i had a long conversation with chairman camp this last week. neil: do you think they mean what they say? they used to sign your pledge willy-nilly. >> camp signed pledge, camp has kept his commitment scared we'll do tax reform, he that is his to session, the guy who changed his position is baucus who saidly was wante hewanted to do tax rew been instructed. neil: let's say you are right, then that means nothing is getting
FOX News
Aug 14, 2013 7:00pm PDT
.s. senate, what are your thoughts on those comments? senator harry reid says he hopes the gop opposition to president obama is based on substance and not race. >> i think it's a shameful comment. let's just put it right where it should be. it is a shameful comment for senator reid to play the lowest denominator. playing the race card. at the end of the day, we on the gop happen to be republican and black. do we support the president's policies? and the answer is no. why don't we support it? here are the reasons why. our gdp is growing at 1.7%. it is awful. very slow. number two. obama care. here we have another $1.8 trillion new entitlement that we cannot afford. 15% of americans not able to find insurance. 10% after spending at least $2 trillion, maybe upwards of $3 trillion. we have dodd frank, the inability for banks to lend money. it stops entrepreneurship from happening. we consistently hear from our folks that they can't find the resources to get into business when the unemployment rate has been staggering over 7% for nearly four years. >> all those important issues. it's hard to g
MSNBC
Aug 15, 2013 1:00pm PDT
or the republican party. >> we in the gop happen to be republica, in and black. >> did you hear harry reid's latest controversial comments? >> that's a common question. >> he hopes the gop opposition to president obama is based on substance and not race. >>> i think it's a shameful comment. >> the only one talking about race is senator harry reid. >> playing the race card. >> he's the one that keeps bringing it up. >> no one else is talking act race. >> seems small and petty. i thought it soured his credibility. >> joining us now is josh ballard, who's political editor at business insider, jonathan altar, columnist for bloomberg view, and jonathan capehart with the "washington post." i'll begin with you, mr. capehart. republicans appear to have a real anger with harry reid who had the temerity to suggest possibly that some of the opposition to the president might possibly have something to do with race. and they act as though that idea is somehow completely far-fetched and impossible to conceive. >> the thing that i find most hilarious is that the republican party -- i shouldn't say the republican
MSNBC
Aug 16, 2013 9:00am PDT
't like. >> but even after some scolding from the white house, senate majority leader harry reid remained highly skeptical of summerers as fed chief, saying ultimately it will be so divisive within the caucus it may not be worth it. further complicating summers' chances is a new bloomberg poll of economists that find a majority believe that janet yellin, not larry summers, would be the best pick for the job. senate democrats are currently circulating a letter supporting yellin but president obama has declared he needs some, quote, space to make a final decision. >>> joining me now is cnbc's chief washington correspondent, john harwood. john, thank you for joining us on this friday afternoon. >> hey, alex. >> a lot of people think maybe we're making a big deal out of nothing, this pick. but at the end of the day president obama in that same press conference the other week said the federal reserve chair is not just one of the most important policy makers, he is one of the most important policy makers in the world and that person will stay on after i'm president so this along with supreme co
FOX News
Aug 14, 2013 1:00pm PDT
. >> looking around, whose out there, who is it going to be? nancy pelosi in harry reid? >> i'm telling you she will not be the democratic nominee. >> i think she will be. >> all right, i'm telling you, watch it. pam, remember this show. remember this moment, if i'm wrong, destroy this show, destroy this moment. anyway remember when this democrat calls opponents of the president's healthcare law racist? this democrat quickly became a republican. what is he will -- albert is saying now that harry is upping the ante? my doctor and i went with axiron, the only underarm low t treatment. axiron can restore t levels to normal in about 2 weeks in most men. axiron is not for use in women or anyone younger than 18 or men with prostate or breast cancer. women, especially those who are or who may become pregnant and children should avoid contact where axiron is applied as uneected signs of puberty in children or changes in body hair or increased acne in women may occur. report these symptoms to your doctor. tell your doctor about all medical conditions and meditions. serious side effects could include inc
MSNBC
Aug 12, 2013 8:00am PDT
wants and apology from harry reid. joining me now is carmon and lee and rajea. good to have you here today. rick san torp yatorium and donap and tes cr and ted cruz in iowa this weekend. >> you go back to the original greek. politics had two parts. poly, meaning many. and ticks meaning blood sucking parasites. and that fairly accurately describes the state of affairs in washington today. >> obama should have been beaten. hillary is going to be tougher to beat. >> now we have vice president joe biden confirming he is the key note speaker in an annual steak fry in iowa that is coming up next month. this sounds very familiar. what are the chances of the people that we have already seen showing up in iowa being true contenders come 2016? >> we have a mix of rodeo clowns who are in. it because they just want to stay relevant. donald trump. rick santorum has a narrow base appeal and people are rising stars and proving themselves such as ted cruz. everybody is talking about how ted cruz did so it's possible that he is on track to be the favorite for 2016. >> one thing about donald trump tak
CBS
Jul 31, 2013 5:30pm PDT
republicans are allergic to anything proposed by the president. senate majority leader harry reid. >> he's reached out to the republicans, as i've said before, so much that some of my democrats are jealous that he's been with them so much. >> reporter: republicans say they do want to see corporate tax rates cut, but only if that's peared with cuts to individual rates. democrats also say they want comprehensive tax reform, bob, but in a body this gridlocked it's hard to see how they can tackle something as complicated as overhauling the tax code. >> schieffer: i think you got that right, nancy. thank you. another deadly crackdown is looming in egypt ever since the military ousted president mohamed morsi four weeks ago. his supporters from the muslim brotherhood have been staging sit-ins. today egypt's new leaders ordered the police to clear the protesters out. what happens next could welcome down to the action of one man and clarissa ward is in cairo with our report. >> reporter: the most popular man in egypt was sworn into power a year ago by president mohamed morsi, the very man he oust
MSNBC
Aug 10, 2013 2:00am PDT
this battle by going after -- we look at your -- we look at how we can win. do you think harry reid is going to -- >> it doesn't matter what harry reid does, we need to show the american people we stand for conservative values -- >> aisha, the passion still seems to be on the right side of the aisle. you're telling me that you think there's potentially a wave coming of democratic support in time for the 2014 cycle, but you don't see that anecdotally. >> here's what you're seeing. you're actually seeing cheers and jeers coming at the republicans. they're getting flak from both sides. americans who are democrats and americans who are republicans are really frustrated with them. i mean, for a couple of reasons. we have a poll that came out that showed that most people, the vast majority of people, really think that we should at the very least be improving upon -- at the most i should say, be improving upon obama care and to leave it as it stands. so every time they try to repeal or they try to defund, they're turning people off on both sides be it tea partiers who are technically on their side
FOX News
Aug 12, 2013 10:00am PDT
the only black law makers to react what harry reid said. >> they are doing everything they can to make him fail and i say this seriously, i hope that that is based on substance and not the fact that he's an african-american. >> fox news alert here. the mayor of new york is reacting after a federal judge issued a major ruling gaents new york city police department. the courts want an independent monitor now to oversea the department's stop and frisk policy and that ruling allows officers to stop and question people at their own discretion. the judge said it targeted people based on race. and police brass and city officials defended the tactic and said it was uphelpful in fighting crime and saved countless lives. we'll have more on this ruling and the mayor's remarks and what it means for law enforcement for the bigest and most challenging season next hour on american live. >> there are new questions about san diego mayor bob filner and whether high-powered women on capitol hill may have dpoun about his inappropriate behavior when he was in congress and maybe failed to report it. so far 14 w
FOX Business
Aug 2, 2013 9:20am EDT
election commission. harry reid, the senator, he insists, we must raise tax revenue. the obama phone scandal, a new story, you don't know whether to laugh or cry and all of that stock market, the 29th all time high. "varney & company" we can't wait to begin. f music is being streamed. a quarter million tweeters are tweeting. and 900 million dollars are changing hands online. that's why the internet needs a new kind of server. one that's 80% smaller. uses 89% less energy. and costs 77% less. it's called hp moonshot. and it's giving the internet the room it needs to gw. ...is going toe big. it's time to build a better enterprise. together. join us at projectluna.com much. stuart: i'm going to call it how i see it, this is a dismal jobs report. that's my opinion. look at this, the numberab force up 240,000. that's drop-outs. that explains the decline in the unemployment rate to 7.4%. the number of part-time workers increased by 174,000, does that have something to do with the impending obama care? the total number is now a record high part-timers. former advisor to president obama austa
FOX News
Aug 13, 2013 1:00pm PDT
, this is distraction politics. harry reid stooped as low as you can get. this is distraction politics. i believe he should apologize to black people and all people because it takes the attention off the substance that he alluded to. >> what do you think of the way he did it, saying well, i hope they didn't do it for this, in other words not making the direct charge, insinuating, well, i just hope they're doing this for real substantive reasons and not racial reasons. >> he was trying to basically try and package it in such a way such that some people would think he was sincere about he hopes it is substance. look at the substance. the economy is sluggish, and look at black teen unemployment over 40%. look at black unemployment that's twice the national average. there's all the substance in the world and harry knows that. he is playing the race bait card for the administration. that's all this is. distraction politics. >> but then the danger is saying if you're opposed to the president's initiatives, you have to lump it in with unions and that. they're increasingly opposed to the health care law bec
FOX News
Aug 18, 2013 11:00am PDT
. >> john: senate majority leader harry reid was recently asked at a nevada public broadcasting program if the ultimate goal of obama care was to move to a single pair system. he responded according to forbes magazine, yes, he yes, absolutely yes. if the senate majority leader tried to move obama care to a single pair system, what would your response be? >> well, you know, i think it's amazing sometimes when politicians are forth right. is he has admitted now that that is their goal. people have to think about it, the goal of single pair, that may well mean that everybody in the country gets medicaid, and if you are excited about going on medicaid, then you need to vote with harry reid and with the president, but i think it's a bad idea. 85% of us had health insurance. we should have tried to fix the system for the 15% who didn't. instead of destroying it for everybody in the country who actually had good health insurance. our main concern was the price rising and the president did nothing about prices rising. he has made insurance more expensive because of his mandates and making the i
FOX News
Aug 18, 2013 3:00pm PDT
this monstrosity. it will be bad for the be country. >> senate majority leader harry reid asked the public broadcasting system was if the f ultimate goal was to move to a single payer sis ste. he responded according to forbes, magazine, yes, yes, absolutely yes. if they tried to move obamacare to a single payer system, what would your response be?>> >> i think it is amazing sometimes when politicians are forthright. he hasow admitted now that thath is their goal. people have to think about it. the goal of single payer may mean everybody gets medicaid. if you are excited about going on medicaid you need to voteid a with harry reid and with the president. thi i think it is a bad idea.85% 85% of us had health insurance. t we should haveri tried to fix te the system for the 15% who didn't instead of destroying it for everyone in the countryt who actually had good health insurance. the president did nothing about prices rising.es he has made insurance more mor expensive because of his mandates and making thehe insurance cover more items. you issued a statement after the carnage of wednesdaywe c
MSNBC
Aug 13, 2013 9:00am PDT
in this country is still very much alive. i wonder what you make of both what harry reid has suggested in recent days and what tan ease in-coats wrote last summer. in terms of motivating animating factors in the has of congress, one of them being race. >> i think what harry reid said is absolutely true. we hope it isn't the race that lies the over the top vicious opposition. and i think barack obama's election coincided with a general anxiety among a certain subset of americans who are probably the greatest small beneficiaries in a lot of ways of the social experiment, the new deal. they went to college on stafford loans, they sent their children to college on federal loans. increasingly opposed to the social safety net, being perceived that something that immigrants were taking from them. black people were -- barack obama is the culmination of those anxieties in human form. it's the opposition to his person that animates a lot. to him and his policies i go back to 2007, 2008 when people were shows up with monkey dolls. what was that is supposed to be? is that not racial? >> and david mcauliffe,
Comedy Central
Aug 5, 2013 9:30am PDT
harry reid or should i say sushi chef haruki reidamoto. now at some point folks might notice all these priests and chefs hanging around the capitol building which is why we must relocate congress somewhere where it can never be found, thousands of miles under a mountain guarded by rivers of magma and armed mole men. of course, to ensure the ultimate in legislative privacy, we should probably change all voting booths to have redacted ballots. instead of pull ago lever, you just throw a dart. now, i don't think americans would notice a difference at this point because if our lawmakers get to make their policy suggestions in secret, we don't know who we're voting for anyway. and that's the wore. we'll be right back. [ cheers and applause ] >> stephen: welcome back, everybody. thanks so much. very nice. welcome back. nation, i love humility. and i am proud to say that i am as humble or more humble than anyone else out there. you think you're humbler than me? [bleep] you. i'm the king of humility. so i am a huge fan of first-term texas senator and guy with josh groban on his workout m
FOX Business
Aug 4, 2013 2:00am EDT
will take america colby and sen ba now to forbess on fox. >> here we go again. senate majority leader harry reid wants to raise taxes before reforming the tax code by a trillion bucks and the republicans are open to hiking them as part of a debt deal. we saw detroit go bankrupt and it has the highest city tax rates in the nation. emacyou say it proves high taxes don't work. >> why does anybody in congress think high taxes create middle-class jobs? taxes are a usterit. and i tell you mana, people left detroit because they said why pay the high tax bill when the voirment is not so great and the job rate is so por. we don't need that when we can go elsewhere. >> look at the stats. detroit taxes are highest as in michigan in their own state and yet they are public services and they have the worse streets and public schools and highwayest crime and more you pay in taxes doesn't lead to a preponderate life. >> hi taxes are a symptom of a larger cause. they are rising because of bad policies and you do so people and capitol loving areas and you need to make up for the tax base. high taxes are note
FOX Business
Aug 18, 2013 1:00am EDT
to my husband, i'm never having dinner again. "cavuto on business" up next. >> did harry reid let his party's real health care plan out of the bag? good morning. it looks like democrats go along with with the bad private health care in america. that's not me saying it, although i have often said it. more on me later, my favorite subject. now back to the senate majority leader and what he was saying when asked about whether he was actually working to scrap our present health care basis. >> we are far from having something that will work. >> eventually, you think we'll work beyond -- >> yes. >>
FOX News
Aug 4, 2013 12:00pm PDT
to fund obamacare and got a bill over harry reid and made it to the president's desk, he will veto it. that point means 22 senate democrats to overcome the vetoed. it's never going to happen. yes, there is no more noble goal than funding obamacare but if you have to do it smarted and in a way you can win. that is why some republicans is advocating, to use better leverage or something to extract some concessions or continue to let this bill crack up and then see what you get. >> paul: i've talked to some of the senators and activists who are behind this. they say, republicans have to be shown to be fighting for something because if they don't, if they don't really at least make the effort here, then it's going to demoralize the base and going to hurt the republican party in 2014. >> i am very sympathetic wick that point of view. i understand their desire to fight back. there should be more of that. and it's a possibility they are not considering that obamacare is in bigger trouble than they think. i don't think it's the last chance. we could be looking at historic collapse of the liber
MSNBC
Aug 2, 2013 2:00am PDT
-election efforts and not a potential 2016 bid. >>> a fed up senator harry reid was not pleased when he talked thursday to try to prevent debate on a transportation bill. here's what happened when senator tammy baldwin tried to call the chamber to order. listen. >> madam president. madam president -- >> the majority leader. >> have them sit down and shut up, okay? it's unfair. >> the senate will be in order. >> if they have something to say, it's just not polite. >>> all right. he told them to sit down and shut up. well, when things got moving, the senate's last act before senate recess was to confirm samantha power as ambassador to the united nations. she replaced susan rice. >>> and one newspaper editor critical of president obama's jobs plans is this morning looking for a job himself. chattanooga free press editor drew johnson was fired after writing a headline telling the president to take his job plan and, quote, shove it. the paper said it fell outside normal editing procedures. that is your morning dish of scrambled politics. >>> all right. so we want you to take a look at this video th
PBS
Aug 2, 2013 8:00pm PDT
boehner, for instance, wants to leave as speaker and harry reid as majority leader and have a legacy like this, i guess it would be in their interests. but you're right, there are a lot of political factors that keep members doing this. the president said something about the arguments in favor of the things he's seeking. some additional investment spending in addition to some deficit reduction that's perhaps back loaded. those arguments may be a consensus of economists and popular in the polls with most american people but not in the districts of the overwhelming majority of republicans who serve in the house so that's what you have. but the job numbers came out today and it's like groundhog day, the first friday of every month where we see there's a gain in jobs but not as much as people either expected or what we need to fully recover. and a situation that hasn't happened in my years in washington, where washington is residing over a budget policy that is a drag on the economy so they're partly to blame. gwen: the president said to you in the "new york times" interview this week that yo
CNN
Aug 25, 2013 6:00am PDT
seen this movie before. what happens next is president obama and harry reid are going to scream and yell those mean, nasty republicans are threatening to shut down the federal government. one side or the other has to blink, how do we win this fight? don't blink. >> joining me now, howard dean, the former vice president governor and chairman of the democratic national committee. >> gentlemen, the clock is ticking over this fight over health care, some of this provisions kick in on september 1. governor ted cruz sat down and talked about that and i want to play that. >> i have to get this birth certificate off the table. i think it's fairly cool that you have dual citizen ship, if you can run for the canadian parliament. >> i think it's the -- i was born in 1970 in calgary canada, my parents were working there in the oil and gas business. my mother was a u.s. citizen by birth, so under u.s. law, i'm an american citizen by birth. when i was a kit, my mom told me that if i wanted to, i could affirmatively choose canadian citizenship. i never did anything to affirmatively claim citiz
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